Cinema/Showbiz

  • Warring Thackeray cousins meet again – at an art gallery
    1:03 PM

    Mumbai, Jan 10 (IANS) It was bonhomie and back-patting time once again for the warring Thackeray cousins – Uddhav and Raj- at an unusual venue, the Jehangir Art Gallery, here Saturday. Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray dropped in to view Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray’s ongoing exhibition of photographs

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  • Australian town pays tribute to Elvis Presley
    6:47 AM

    Sydney, Jan 8 (IANS) An Australian town Thursday started its annual five-day celebrations to honour the ‘King of Rock and Roll’, Elvis Presley, on his 80th birth anniversary. A special train packed with 400 Presley fans and impersonators who mimic the man who made rock n’ roll a global phenomenon

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  • Shirish more dominating at home: Farah Khan
    6:09 AM

    Mumbai, Jan 8 (IANS) Filmmaker Farah Khan, who will Friday celebrate a decade of her marriage to movie editor-director Shirish Kunder, says he’s the dominating one at home. Farah, who is herself a frank and outspoken person, told IANS: “Shirish is more dominating at home. People think that I am

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  • I’ll never enter ‘Bigg Boss’ house: Farah Khan
    6:39 AM

    Mumbai, Jan 4 (IANS) Farah Khan has been roped in to host “Bigg Boss Halla Bol” series, but the choreographer-filmmaker says she isn’t interested in entering the “Bigg Boss” house. “I would never get into the house. I don’t think I need to and I like to go home every

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  • Riteish clocks 12 years in film industry (Movie Snippets)
    12:29 PM

    Mumbai, Jan 3 (IANS) Actor Riteish Deshmukh Saturday reminisced about the release of his debut film “Tujhe Meri Kasam” on this date 12 years ago. It also launched his now wife Genelia D’Souza. “#12YearsOfTujheMeriKasam My Debut film – released on 3rd Jan 2003,” Riteish posted on Twitter, along with a

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  • ‘Unique band’ has best of talent from India, Pakistan
    1:17 PM

    New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Lahore-based musician Mekaal Hasan has done something unique by adding Indian artistes to his band last year. Now out with a new album “Andholan”, aptly named, he says it’s more adventurous in its writing style and believes that the “unique band” has best talent from

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  • Hope to reach masses with ‘Savaale Samaali’: Ashok Selvan
    11:45 AM

    Chennai, Nov 3 (IANS) After two Tamil thrillers “Pizza 2: Villa” and “Thegidia, which catered mostly to multiplex audiences, actor Ashok Selvan hopes to reach masses with upcoming comedy entertainer “Savaale Samaali”. “I was getting typecast in serious roles. Even if you look at ‘Soodhu Kavvum’, I played a serious

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  • Sadashiv Amrapurkar passes away
    8:03 AM

    Mumbai, Nov 3 (IANS) Veteran actor Sadashiv Amarpurkar, who was hospitalised at the Kokilabein Dhirubai Ambani Hospital here with lung infection, passed away Sunday, his daughter Rima Amrapurkar confirmed. “He passed away at 2.45 in the night (Sunday night),” Rima Amapurkar told IANS. “His cremation will take place in his

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  • DIFF: Kurdish filmmaker tells beekeeper’s story
    4:09 PM

    Dharamsala, Nov 1 (IANS) When Kurdish filmmaker Mano Khalil came across an apiarist named Ibrahim Gezer, he knew that his was a story that must be told. The result was “The Beekeeper”, which was screened at the ongoing Dharamsala International Film Festival (DIFF) here. The 107 minute-long documentary gives a

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